Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 622 644 717
Rank change year-on-year +22 +73 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 617 598 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 523 588 602
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,375 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 590 £50,000 +11.11% 68
UK excluding London -45 368 £45,000 +5.88% 54
London +108 239 £60,000 +2.13% 16
South East +95 142 £45,000 +2.86% 18
North of England -92 109 £50,000 +25.00% 21
North West +3 76 £45,000 -10.89% 14
East of England 0 40 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South West -7 34 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Yorkshire -96 31 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Midlands -6 27 £35,000 -18.60% 6
West Midlands +10 17 £35,000 -9.09% 6
Scotland -30 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East Midlands +4 10 £32,500 -27.78%
Wales +18 4 £40,000 +30.08%
North East -23 2 £40,000 +14.29% 2

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 617 (100.00%) .NET
2 606 (98.22%) Software Engineering
3 600 (97.24%) C#
4 382 (61.91%) Agile Software Development
5 351 (56.89%) JavaScript
6 350 (56.73%) ASP.NET
7 346 (56.08%) SQL
8 252 (40.84%) SQL Server
9 212 (34.36%) MVC
10 208 (33.71%) Microsoft
11 206 (33.39%) Scrum
12 198 (32.09%) CSS
13 194 (31.44%) AngularJS
14 178 (28.85%) HTML
15 176 (28.53%) OO
16 171 (27.71%) .NET Framework
17 163 (26.42%) Finance
18 159 (25.77%) Greenfield Project
19 150 (24.31%) RESTful
20 149 (24.15%) WCF
21 136 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
22 118 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
23 115 (18.64%) Web Services
24 114 (18.48%) jQuery
25 113 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
26 112 (18.15%) T-SQL
27 106 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
28 104 (16.86%) Java
29 103 (16.69%) XML
30 102 (16.53%) TDD

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (3.73%) IIS
2 14 (2.27%) CMS
2 14 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.46%) Confluence
4 7 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.16%) Kentico
7 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.16%) Predix
7 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 136 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.92%) SaaS
4 16 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.94%) Office 365
7 8 (1.30%) PaaS
8 6 (0.97%) GitHub
9 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.32%) Serverless
11 1 (0.16%) G Suite
11 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.30%) Internet
2 5 (0.81%) Broadband
2 5 (0.81%) RFID
3 4 (0.65%) AMQP
3 4 (0.65%) ATM
3 4 (0.65%) HTTP
4 2 (0.32%) Skype
4 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.32%) Wireless
5 1 (0.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (40.84%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 32 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.02%) MongoDB
5 24 (3.89%) RDBMS
6 22 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.11%) Event Store
9 11 (1.78%) Redis
10 10 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.65%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.49%) MySQL
16 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.32%) OLTP
16 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
16 2 (0.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 76 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 74 (11.99%) NUnit
3 47 (7.62%) Git (software)
4 44 (7.13%) MSTest
5 38 (6.16%) Subversion
6 36 (5.83%) Jenkins
7 30 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (4.54%) JIRA
9 27 (4.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (3.57%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.62%) Moq
12 8 (1.30%) MSBuild
13 7 (1.13%) Selenium
13 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.65%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.65%) Hudson
14 4 (0.65%) Maven
14 4 (0.65%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 163 (26.42%) Finance
2 33 (5.35%) Retail
3 22 (3.57%) Electronics
4 17 (2.76%) Banking
5 16 (2.59%) Games
6 14 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.78%) Advertising
8 10 (1.62%) Back Office
9 9 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.97%) Marketing
10 6 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.49%) Front Office
11 3 (0.49%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 617 (100.00%) .NET
2 350 (56.73%) ASP.NET
3 198 (32.09%) CSS
4 194 (31.44%) AngularJS
5 178 (28.85%) HTML
6 171 (27.71%) .NET Framework
7 150 (24.31%) RESTful
8 149 (24.15%) WCF
9 118 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 115 (18.64%) Web Services
11 114 (18.48%) jQuery
12 113 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 103 (16.69%) XML
14 98 (15.88%) React
15 96 (15.56%) WPF
16 93 (15.07%) REST
17 92 (14.91%) SOAP
18 74 (11.99%) .NET Core
19 66 (10.70%) Entity Framework
20 63 (10.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 159 (25.77%) Greenfield Project
2 79 (12.80%) Computer Science
3 41 (6.65%) Fintech
4 23 (3.73%) User Experience
5 20 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.43%) Equities
9 14 (2.27%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.30%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.13%) Internet of Things
12 7 (1.13%) IVR
13 6 (0.97%) Graphic Design
13 6 (0.97%) Smartcard
13 6 (0.97%) Social Media
14 5 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (0.81%) BBC
14 5 (0.81%) Reinsurance
15 4 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 101 (16.37%) Windows
2 18 (2.92%) Linux
3 14 (2.27%) Android
4 12 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.94%) Windows 10
4 12 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 12 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (98.22%) Software Engineering
2 382 (61.91%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (34.36%) MVC
4 206 (33.39%) Scrum
5 176 (28.53%) OO
6 102 (16.53%) TDD
7 100 (16.21%) Microservices
8 92 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (12.64%) MVVM
10 66 (10.70%) Test Automation
11 59 (9.56%) BDD
11 59 (9.56%) E-Commerce
12 49 (7.94%) Use Case
13 46 (7.46%) Service Delivery
13 46 (7.46%) SOLID
13 46 (7.46%) Unit Testing
14 45 (7.29%) DevOps
14 45 (7.29%) DSDM
14 45 (7.29%) RUP
15 44 (7.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 600 (97.24%) C#
2 351 (56.89%) JavaScript
3 346 (56.08%) SQL
4 112 (18.15%) T-SQL
5 104 (16.86%) Java
6 74 (11.99%) C++
7 47 (7.62%) PL/SQL
8 42 (6.81%) C
9 31 (5.02%) VB.NET
10 20 (3.24%) PowerShell
11 19 (3.08%) Python
12 16 (2.59%) F#
13 14 (2.27%) GraphQL
13 14 (2.27%) VB
14 12 (1.94%) R
15 7 (1.13%) Ada
15 7 (1.13%) VBScript
16 6 (0.97%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.81%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 97 (15.72%) Degree
2 43 (6.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.62%) MCSD
6 7 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.65%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.54%) QA
2 22 (3.57%) MiFID
3 11 (1.78%) PMO
4 6 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.49%) SEPA
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.32%) TickIT
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (8.27%) Docker
2 8 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (4.54%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.27%) Terraform
3 6 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.81%) Puppet
5 4 (0.65%) Ansible
6 3 (0.49%) Opsview
7 2 (0.32%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.32%) Grafana
7 2 (0.32%) Graphite
7 2 (0.32%) Kibana
7 2 (0.32%) Nagios
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 208 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.73%) Oracle
3 20 (3.24%) Google
4 17 (2.76%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.62%) TIBCO
6 9 (1.46%) SAP
7 7 (1.13%) Pega
7 7 (1.13%) VMware
8 6 (0.97%) WorldPay
9 5 (0.81%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.81%) BT
9 5 (0.81%) Splunk
10 4 (0.65%) Apple
10 4 (0.65%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.65%) New Relic
11 3 (0.49%) Charles River
12 2 (0.32%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.32%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.32%) IBM
12 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com